Firefly Music Festival
uglypodcast: I’m going! Fo free! You can too! Just sign up to volunteer and you can go for relatively no cost! Yeah, you’ve got to work some shifts, but with my schedule I’ll be able to see all the big bands I want to that ultimately make it worth it (Jack White, Modest Mouse, CAKE, Black Keys, Flaming Lips). Doooo it. Me too
Yes you. The person sitting at their computer in their pajama pants at 3 in the afternoon on a Friday, blogging about Sherlock and wondering what to do with your life now that you’ve lost all semblance of meaning or structure post-college. Or it’s summer. I know what you’re thinking. You’re thinking it’s hot. You’re thinking it’s not just hot,...
Science revolts me when it becomes a speculative system and loses its...– Tristan Tzara, Dada Manifesto, 1918 (via spacebaw)
countryandwestern: Tony Joe White - Polk Salad...
He felts his smile slide away, melt, fold over and down on itself like a tallow...– Ray Bradbury, Fahrenheit 451.
slashandburn asked: yes yes yes exactly. hissing fauna is probably their best album ever and not a single song isn't perfect.
psiduck: I spent the winter with my nose buried...
The worst part about it is that it tastes good on the inside. Extra honey flavor and moist and yum. No, the worst part about it is that it’s not the recipe’s fault, it’s the stupid oven that runs hot that I forgot all about. No the worst part about it is that I should have been doing my online class module that I forgot about until literally the middle of writing this. And I...
Fucking banana bread recipes that fucking can’t get the fucking time right and leaves you pulling the fucking bread out of the fucking oven burnt to a fucking crisp like it came out of fucking Pompeii.
Is anyone going to see World/Inferno at Asbury...
Can’t afford to feed it.
$9.80– That’s how much it cost for Ray Bradbury to write Fahrenheit 451. (via nprfreshair)
“Balls out like a male stripper” in that that’s what a male stripper does, not that he looks like a male stripper. Although, imagining a male stripper screaming at their client in that stance is pretty hilarious. Think of some buff dude in a speedo lined with sequins holding his junk loosely like a change purse, arms outstretched like he’s trying to take off like Iron Man...
I realized I may be saying the word "groovy" too...
So I searched for synonyms. Here’s what I came up with: Boss Chic Far-out Splendid Wild Dandy Capital First Class Paragon Look for these words and more coming to a conversation with me near you.
thepumpkinpatch: I reached a point in my life where I discovered, one night sitting motionless on the green couch in my parents’ house watching Allen Ginsberg talk about cocks That everyone owns a suit. My parents own suits. My boss owns suit. My teachers, idols, and teachers’ idols own suits. Allen Ginsberg and his cock owned a suit. Poor people in the 50s owned suits. And 60s. And 70s And...
Desert Island Albums
I made a list of my 10 “desert island” albums when I was, I don’t know, fifteen-ish? I had recently started thinking of the idea again when I realized I had to update it to include a new addition (more in a minute). In thinking about it, the idea began to become more interesting over time. It’s not your 10 favorite albums, as that’s far too complete an idea. Rather,...
Anthony Bourdain tends to get noticed. The chef turned televised tour guide is...– The NYT’s David Carr • Writing about how Anthony Bourdain is all dreamy and stuff. Oh, and his new gig with CNN. (via shortformblog)